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virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
gaffe - social blunder
desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
inclement - stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
irascible - irritable; easily angered
malignant - tending to cause death; highly injurious; aggressively malevolent; Ex. malignant tumor
ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win